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May 31, 2020

Shelley and I join Darwin on his scientific journeys around the Galapagos Islands for

On The Origin of Species by Gerard Ascensi and Ferran Renalias from Mont Taber

then drift through the clouds in hot air balloons to discover new lands in

Die Inseln im Nebel by Volker Sch├Ąchtele from Schmidt Spiele


May 25, 2020

Shelley and I attempt to build up our Medieval cities to defend against invading hordes in

Paladins of the West Kingdom by Shem Philips and SJ Macdonald from Renegade Game Studios

then head to late 19th/early 20th century Paris to learn from the master painters and attempt to gain experience as an artist in

Colors of...


May 17, 2020

Shelley and I find our way back to Renaissance Florence for a third version of Florenza, this time with DICE, in

Florenza Dice Game by Danilo Festa and Stefano Groppi from Post Scriptum and Placentia Games

and also take an extended journey through Medieval-esque realms to Newdale in

Expedition to Newdale by Alexander...


May 10, 2020

Shelley and I spend part of this week in southern France taking photos both from our scooter and with a drone in

Walking in Provence by Wei-Min Ling from Emperor S4

and then we head to ancient Egypt to gather resources and gain influence over the gods in

Pharaon by Sylas and Henri Pym from Catch Up Games


Apr 29, 2020

Shelley and I paint and sell our Impressionistic art to buyers in 

Montmartre by Florian Sirieix from Blam!

and then put on post-modern circus performances in 

The Magnificent by Eilif Svensson and Kristian A. Ostby from Aporta Games